Free Press Journal
  • Champions Trophy 2017: Sangakkara wants Sri Lanka to play with arrogance vs India

    London: Sri Lanka must defy favourites India with grit and arrogance of youth in their must-win ICC Champions Trophy match, former captain Kumar Sangakkara has said. After being thrashed by South Africa, Sri Lanka finds themselves in a do-or-die situation ahead of the match on Thursday.

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    Not possible to recover blackberry messages of Sooraj, Jiah: CBI tells court

    Mumbai, In a setback to the prosecution in the actress Jiah Khan death case, the CBI today told a Mumbai court that it was not possible to retrieve Blackberry messages exchanged between her and her actor-boyfriend Sooraj Pancholi who is accused of abetting her suicide.

  • Style Check! Priyanka Chopra looks bold in black at CFDA Fashion Awards 2017

    Is there ever a dull moment in Priyanka Chopra’s life? We guess not! Living her glorious American dream, Priyanka has clinched an undisputable tag of being a red carpet blazer. Whether it’s flaunting the pristine white Ralph & Russo tulle strapless gown at the recently concluded Oscars 2017, or making those daring fashion choices to promote her currently popular show, ‘Quantico’ or her Hollywood venture, ‘Baywatch’, Priyanka Chopra keeps everyone hooked. Taking

  • Kannada actor Avantika Shetty alleges producer, director harassed her, threw her out of film

    Kannada actress Avantika Shetty who rose to fame with director Anup Bhandari’s ‘Rangitaranga’ has lashed out at filmmaker K Suresh of her new film ‘Raju Kannada Medium’ and its director Naresh Kumar and others on social media besides labelling charges of on-set harassment against them. After these allegations, the makers have announced that she is no longer part of the film. However, this doesn’t end here as Avantika has dragged the makers

  • Man arrested over note found in Australian airliner toilet

    Sydney: A passenger was arrested after an Australian domestic airliner landed in a regional airport today because of a note found near a toilet, police said. Police would not comment on a report in The Australian newspaper alleging that the passenger wrote on a sick bag that he had stashed a bomb on the Virgin Australia ATR 72 twin- engine turboprop plane.
    Australian Broadcasting Corp. reported that a single-word note was found near

  • Hollywood actor Roger Smith dead at 84

    Los Angeles: Actor Roger Smith, who starred in the series “77 Sunset Strip” and was married to actress Ann-Margret, is dead. He was 84. Smith passed away Sunday morning at Sherman Oaks Hospital, reports variety.com.

  • ‘A Gentleman’: Sidharth, Jacqueline new posters remind us of ‘Bang Bang’

    After leaving everyone intrigued with the first look of his film, ‘A Gentleman’, actor Sidharth Malhotra has now revealed his look in the movie. The poster also has leading lady Jacqueline Fernandez. On Monday morning, when the makers unveiled the first look of ‘A Gentleman’ they first hide the faces of its leads behind the logo of the movie poster. While everyone was trying to figure out the reason behind it, Sidharth

  • Former Newcastle United player Tioté passes away

    London: Former Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tioté has died reportedly of a heart attack during training in China. The 30-year-old Ivory Coast midfielder collapsed at a training ground on Monday and was later taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead. Tioté joined the Chinese Super League side Beijing Enterprises in January this year.

  • Another Meghalaya BJP leader resigns over cattle slaughter ban

    Meghalaya: The North Garo Hills district BJP president, Bachu Marak, has resigned from the party over the Centre’s ban on the sale of cattle in markets for slaughter. Bachu’s resignation comes four days after West Garo Hills district president Bernard Marak made an exit from the party on the same issue.

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    Mumbai: Case against director of international school for sexually assaulting 3-year-old

    Mumbai: The Mumbai police on Monday filed a case against a director of a suburban international school for allegedly sexually assaulting a 3-year-old girl. The heinous incident took place inside the director’s cabin at the Andheri school, and a female teacher of the same institution has also been made co-accused for allegedly sending the girl to the director’s room.

  • Mumbai: Lifestyle blogger’s attempt to blackmail Jaidev Shroff lands him behind bars

    Mumbai: A Delhi lifestyle blogger has been arrested for his alleged involvement in extorting Rs 2 crore from industrialist Jaidev Shroff, who is locked in an ugly divorce battle with art patron and socialite Poonam Bhagat. The accused Jaydeep Ghosh, who is in judicial custody, demanded the cash to remove slanderous articles on Jaidev from his website and cancel a planned release of a staggering 300 more, according to the Kherwadi police’s

  • Hot Tuesday morning in Delhi

    New Delhi: It was a hot Tuesday morning in the national capital as the minimum temperature rose seven notches above the season’s average and was recorded at 34.2 degrees Celsius.

  • Jammu-Kashmir Police extends helping hand to needy during Ramadan

    Srinagar: In an endeavour to provide relief to the needy in the holy month of Ramadan, the Jammu and Kashmir Police in collaboration with ‘Uday Foundation’ launched a campaign to facilitate people in the valley with basic commodities.

  • Gautam Adani gives final approval for coal mine project in Australia

    Melbourne: Adani Group Chairman Gautam Adani today gave the final investment approval for the Indian conglomerate’s controversy-hit 21.7 billion dollars coal mine project in Australia which had hit several roadblocks over environmental concerns.

  • This summer, get away to these eco-friendly destinations!

    New Delhi: The concept of sustainable tourism points towards a considerate way to travel the world, ensuring that the natural, social and artistic environment of any place is not disturbed and that there is minimal or no environmental impact around tourism related activities.

  • Western Coalfields Limited: Changing perception about coal industry

    Nagpur-based Miniratna, Western Coalfields Limited (WCL) has achieved various milestones not just through its production but all through its corporate social responsibility. Apart from creating records in growth of production during last three months and especially in March 2017, WCL went all out in setting various milestones in producing employment, skill development,
    eco- tourism and other out-of-box initiatives.